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The "behind the scenes" scoop on getting involved.
"Our mission is to provide intentional learning opportunities through activities and events that promote and enhance the overall student experience at the University of Northern Colorado."
WHY GET INVOLVED?
Getting involved is one of the best ways to help you adjust to life at UNC and to realize that you are a valuable part of the UNC community. You will have the opportunity to develop relationships with other students as well as with UNC faculty and administrators, resulting in connections that will be important to your college success.
Come visit the UNC Student Activities Office!
We will help you get involved!
|Research indicates that students who are involved at their college or university:||
receive better grades
are more satisfied with their overall college experience
are more successful in their academic program
are more likely to stay in school
are more marketable when job searching and/or applying to graduate school
WHO WE ARE
The Student Activities Office consists of ten different areas that allow students to get involved, gain leadership skills, have a voice on campus, and have fun!
Nearly 600 students at UNC are a part of the Greek Life System. With 21 different fraternities and sororities, Greek Life offers students a chance to meet new people, enhance their academics, find leadership and networking opportunities, serve the community and make life-long friends.
UNIVERSITY PROGRAM COUNCIL (UPC)
The UPC is a student fee funded organization that consists of student coordinators and volunteers. These students plan and coordinate events such as concerts, lectures, special events, comedians, Homecoming, Bear Welcome, Family and Friends Weekend and much more!
The Student Senate is the Student Government at UNC and is the VOICE of the Student Body. Student Senate is made up of nine elected student members, two hired student members, and representatives from each of the different colleges at UNC. Student Senate is a great way to get involved and make a difference at UNC.
Gay, Lesbian, Bi-Sexual, Transgender & Allies Resource Office (GLBTA)
The GLBTA Resource Office serves as the catalyst to create a campus environment free from prejudice, bigotry, harassment and violence. They work to create a positive, healthy student life through educational, cultural and social programs.
Club and Organizations
Campus clubs and organizations provide a way for students to get involved with co-curricular activities, develop interests and leadership skills. Check out the current list of Clubs and Organizations HERE.
The UNC Cheerleading team cheers at all UNC Football and Basketball games and is a strong part of the UNC community. Can you imagine being six feet up in the air, putting your left heel in your right hand, over your head while standing on your friends' hands? No? Ask a cheerleader what it's like.
Student Legal Services
Student Senate pays for the legal services of a lawyer who is available to all students for legal consultations. These services are student fee funded and free to currently enrolled students.
The UNC Bear Necessities Pep Band offers students the excitement of taking part in athletic and community events throughout the year. This group supports our teams and has traveled to fun and exciting events such as the 2010 -2011 Men's NCAA Tournament and get's airtime on regional and national sports broadcasts.
Center for Peer Education (CPE)
CPE is a student led organization on campus. Our mission is to provide education and awareness about alcohol use and misuse, drugs, tobacco, and overall health and wellness among college students. We provide resources for UNC's campus while facilitating educational events and presentations that contribute to a safe and healthy college experience.
Drug, ALcohol and tobacco education (DATE)
The mission of DATE is to reduce the harmful use of drugs, alcohol and tobacco and the negative consequences that result from the misuse and abuse of these substances. This is accomplished through prevention education and interventions for UNC's Campus community.
GET INVOLVED // MEET PEOPLE // COORDINATE EVENTS // BE A LEADER // LEAVE A LEGACY // HAVE FUN!